Manitoba Nursing History Interest Group
C1758 - C1799
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Inventory, tape list and summaries of interviews
Interviews conducted between 1988 and 1990 with retired nurses who trained and worked in Manitoba in the period 1920-1970. The interviews contain information on training and working conditions, public and personal attitudes to nurses, women, doctors and patients, medical practices and procedures, nursing politics, unions, the Manitoba Association of Registrered Nurses (M.A.R.N.), residence and social life, and economic conditions. Includes material on Deer Lodge Hospital, Misericordia Hospital, Children's Hospital, and Margaret Scott Nursing Mission. Places mentioned include Winnipeg, rural and Northern Manitoba.
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